Roscrea, Ireland


6 beds


$637,740 Listing currency: 585,000 EUR
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MLS #: GWR150158

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Ganly Walters
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Celia Lamb

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    A charming Georgian residence of generous proportions, set in a private and tranquil settingLot 1 – Residence on c. 9.5 acres/3.83 ha €275,000Lot 2 – c. 34.7 acres/14.03 ha €310,000Lot 3 – The Entire – c. 44.2 acres/17.88 ha €585,000Built in 1830, Lowlands House is a most impressive three bay two storey original Georgian House, surrounded by approx. 44.2 acres of good quality pastureland. The house is entered through wrought iron gates flanked by splayed railings, with a sweeping gravel avenue leading to the front of the house. This graciously proportioned residence is laid out over three different levels, and is beautifully positioned with its own parkland surrounded by magnificent mature trees and shrubs which add to the privacy and appeal. The interior of the house is filled with many original period features including; marble fireplaces, cornicing, centre rose, timber floors, originaltimber sash windows and shutters.The arrangement of the accommodation, combined with elegant room proportionsand an abundance of natural light, lends this home to comfortable and practical family living. The house is entered via a particularly attractive porch which was added in 1880 and contains beautiful intergrade stained glass and an original tiledfloor. The main entrance hall, with its decorative ceiling cornicing and ceiling rose detailing, leads to the principal reception rooms on either side. These reception rooms, with high ceilings and working fireplaces, offer views across the surroundinggardens, with reading rooms located in adjacent wings. The main staircase leads to the upper floors where there are five large bedrooms. A second rear staircase is of added benefit and leads to the ground floor accommodation including a largecountry kitchen to the rear of the house, as well as a number of other family rooms.Outside is the original kitchen courtyard, coach house stables and stone outbuildings, which are in need of restoration. To the rear of this is the farmyard, containing a 5 span barn with 2 lean to’s, a silage pit, a concrete yard and separate access to the road. The original walled garden stands on an impressive c. 1 acre.The lands are currently laid out in grass, are of excellent quality and are divided into a number of fields suitable for all types of agriculture. There is extensive road frontage and a wonderful range of exceptional mature specimen trees and shrubs dotted throughout the property.HISTORICAL NOTEOn October 5th 1887 a previous owner I A.D. Medlen nee Sheppard of Clifton wrote a beautiful letter about life in her beloved Lowlands she then placed the letter under the floorboards for the next generation. The letter stayed there until it was found by the current owners in 1971. See the photographs section for a copy of the original letter and a general translation
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    This land/lot listing located at Fancroft, Roscrea has six bedrooms. The property is currently priced for $637,740.

    This property is presented by Celia Lamb of Ganly Walters based in Ireland.